The Old Convent

Mount Anglesby, Clogheen, County Tipperary, Province of Munster, Ireland | Hotel
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Day 15 Killarney to Waterford

A travel blog entry by jilly56

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Today is a lovely sunny day! Cool but very pleasant. We are heading off to Blarney Castle which is not too far away. It is our morning tea and lunch spot! Blarney Castle is a medieval stronghold in Blarney, near Cork, Ireland, and the River Martin. Though earlier fortifications were built on the same spot, the current keep was built by the MacCarthys. We had more than a couple of hours here! You could easily spend a day wandering ...

Day 13 - Play Misty for Me - Ring of Kerry

A travel blog entry by lamondg

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... cross our fingers. Everyone is excited. We have seen some spectacular sights over the past few days, but this is going to make them pale into insignificance. After a relatively short while, one of our members makes the comment that is on everyone’s mind – “This isn’t quite as good as I expected.” Stop complaining, just wait until you get to the really special bit. Then the road narrows and starts to ascend. We ...

Sunday, a day of pleasant surprises

A travel blog entry by drbrn60

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... Because of a misunderstanding, we ended up lost, or as they say in Ireland, we did some unexpected sightseeing. We drove back into town, called again and spoke to Mary’s husband and got the correct directions. Mary has been making handmade lace since she was 12 and she has won many awards for it. She showed us the method of how she makes it and showed us the different styles out there. This is a dying art and we really enjoyed talking to her. Diane bought 3 pieces and ...

I can't believe St. Patrick stabbed King Aenghus!

A travel blog entry by karin1234

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... pub called, you're not going to believe this one, "Paris, Texas". They weren't wearing cowboy hats or anything like that but for some reason they liked the name. We saw a band called The Kilkenny's who were fantastic. Tomorrow we'll be taking a walking tour of the Medieval part of Kilkenny and then going through another Castle right on the river. We're both scheduled spa appointments for later tomorrow afternoon and then we'll be having dinner wherever our hearts desire.

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Time to Repent....

A travel blog entry by bn.trek

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... 8217;t come to Ireland and not go and kiss the Blarney Stone. The Irish luck was with us as it had just stopped raining when we got the pleasure to lie on our backs and lean back upside down. Legend says it will give you the gift of the gab, but I think it is a good way to get us tourists to pay for the necessary photo and the momentary head spin when getting up!

We all had heavy hearts when we packed and left for Dublin for ...

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